The Wine ConneXtion, located in North Andover and known for an impressive assortment of exceptional wines, unique spirts and an innovative shopping experience, is once again offering guests an impressive lineup of complimentary wine tastings this winter, perfect for any occasion. Every Saturday from January 6, 2018 through March 31, 2018, the expert staff will pour a variety of wines ranging in price, theme, and region while educating guests. All tastings are complimentary and open to the public from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.; guests must be 21 years of age or older to attend. The Wine ConneXtion winter tasting series includes:
January 13, 2018: Terrific Twelves
The Wine Connextion talent have handpicked outstanding wines for everyday drinking, all at the $12 price point. Discovering new favorites at signature bargain prices has never been easier!
January 20, 2018: France on a Budget
French wines have been known to set the standard for many wines throughout the world, but many are known for having a hefty price tag. Searching for reasonably priced French wines can be a daunting task, which is why The Wine ConneXtion will feature some great treasures all at wallet friendly prices. Wine lovers won’t want to miss this opportunity to try some of the region’s best wines on the market, sporting some of the most reasonable price tags.
January 27, 2018: 90 pts and Above! Series 2
Back by popular demand, don’t miss out on discovering some of the industry’s most distinct and highest rated wines from top wine critics including: Wine Enthusiast, Wine Spectator, Wine Advocate and Robert Parker. Only a handful of wines ever earn the 90+ point distinction and the experts at the Wine ConneXtion have hand-selected a wide variety of these fine wines for all guests to enjoy.
February 3, 2018: Super Bowl Picks
Get in the zone before game day by sampling a diverse range of wines. From kick-off to final touchdown, these wines are the perfect accompaniment to any Super Bowl spread.
February 11, 2018: Heart Melter’s Tasting!
Taste and explore these carefully selected wines paired with chocolates for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift. Whether celebrating with that special someone or with close family and friends, these wines are sure to melt any heart.
March 3, 2018: Juan Gil Winery
Grapes are currently the third biggest crop in Spain and because of its primarily dry climate. Spain’s new approach of producing lower yields and higher quality grapes has paid off and the proof is in the glass! Join The Wine ConneXtion on a journey through one of Spain’s greatest portfolio guided by guest pourer Felix Jimenez from the Juan Gil Winery.
March 10, 2018: Snuggle up with Zins
In New England, March can be either winter or spring. Discover how comforting a nice bold glass of Zinfandel can be with either season! The Wine ConneXtion will be pouring an entire lineup of lush, round, often earthy styles of Zinfandel from around the globe at this tasting, showcasing the varietals breadth and depth in color, texture and flavor.
March 17, 2018: Erin go…Back Room!
The Back Room takes over the wine bar during this festive complimentary tasting featuring a variety of spirits. More details to come.
March 24, 2018: Best of Pinot Noir
Pinot Noir is undeniably the most romanticized red wine in the world. There’s even festivals and movies devoted to the grape. This year, The Wine ConneXtion will be pouring some of the best Pinot Noirs from around the world. This tasting will feature new wineries along with old favorites so guests can find the perfect bottles to accompany every occasion.
March 31, 2018: Holiday Picks
Who better to make suggestions than the people who work with wine all day long? At this tasting, each staff member will recommend his or her favorite bottle of wine to accompany your Easter and Passover celebrations! Staff will be on-hand to discuss the distinguishing features of each bottle and why it’d pair well with traditional meals.
Don’t miss the many opportunities to taste these impressive yet affordable wines that are perfect for any casual gathering or special occasion. As always, walk-ins are welcome all day.
All tastings are complimentary and guests must be 21+.
For more information visit wineconnextion.com. The Wine ConneXtion is located at 117 Main Street, North Andover.